Earlier this week, Alejandrina Cue, a beautiful artist I met in Cuba who now lives in my beloved South Florida, shared this self-portrait, which inspired my own. Mine is hardly on the level of what she produced (i.e. she is far more expressive; I hesitate. A lot). Both pieces speak to the kinship and friendship… Continue reading artist. friend.
Blessed tonight to hear/see Erykah Badu and Jill Scott live on Instagram. Such a rare showing of sisterhood. Restoring my faith….#noshade….We need more of this. We need more of this!!!
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Made carrot crumb bread with cinnamon and cranberries yesterday. Locally grown carrots. That’s my berry/peach jelly on it, too. Yum with cardamon in my coffee this morning. Meanwhile, I make art in between prepping for next semester and other things swirling around, scholarly and otherwise. On my desk is none other than Zora Neale Hurston… Continue reading musings
I liked how the pickles I made turned out. I love even more the relish I made today from some of them. They are so good on garlic crackers. It’s beginning to feel like summer in Tuscaloosa – finally.
This image is part of my journey inside academe. It is a snapshot of a video taken by a classmate at the 2005 premiere of “Makes You Happy,” a 21-minute choreopoem I wrote and directed that premiered at the Broach Theatre as part of the Greensboro, NC, 3rd Annual Fringe Festival. Linkages exist between this… Continue reading progress
Hope I have not watered this little fella too much. It’s been a week since I got it from my dear friend Lane McClelland. We toasted last week to her earning her doctorate and my earning tenure. It’s been moment after moment of smiles with good souls including one person to whom we wish… Continue reading musings